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Title: NEUTRONIC REACTOR BURIAL ASSEMBLY

A burial assembly is shown whereby an entire reactor core may be encased with lead shielding, withdrawn from the reactor site and buried. This is made possible by a five-piece interlocking arrangement that may be easily put together by remote control with no aligning of bolt holes or other such close adjustments being necessary.
Authors:
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
4019685
Report Number(s):
US 2983659
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-61
Research Org:
Originating Research Org. not identified
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
REACTOR TECHNOLOGY; DECOMPOSITION; LEAD; REACTOR CORE; REMOTE CONTROL; REMOTE HANDLING; SAFETY; SHIELDING; WASTE DISPOSAL